Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 49.61
Liaison Tony Gillund
Submission Date May 9, 2017
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STARS v2.1

The Ohio State University at Newark
OP-23: Rainwater Management

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Brian Boehmer
Facilities Planning & Operations
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Which of the following best describes the institution’s approach to rainwater management?:
Comprehensive policies, plans or guidelines that require LID practices for all new projects

A brief description of the institution’s green infrastructure and LID practices:

The Newark Campus does employ a variety of strategies to mitigate the storm water runoff impacts. Examples include silt fencing, retention/detention areas, erosion and sediment control checklists during construction projects, stabilizing dormant areas, properly applying seed and mulch, keeping soil and mud off of public roadways, directing concentrated flows of runoff to sediment ponds, designating washing areas for concrete trucks, stockpiling of soil away from any water course, and when applicable, the creation of a comprehensive storm water pollution prevention plan.

A copy of the institution’s rainwater management policy, plan, and/or guidelines:
A brief description of the institution’s rainwater management policy, plan, and/or guidelines that supports the responses above:

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

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